Amazon hiring 2,500 people in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) —Amazon is on a hiring spree with 100.000 new and part-time positions and 2,500 of those are in the Nashville area.

There are four buildings opening this year in the state of Tennessee and the tech giant boasts a starting pay of $15 per hour.

"These are great jobs for people who are looking for variety – from packing customer orders, to shipping and logistics – there are many opportunities at Amazon," the company said in a news release.

Amazon says its expecting to have its biggest peak season ever this year.

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